WoRMS name details

Serpula minax Grube, 1878

338116  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:338116)

 unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Grube, A.E. 1878. Annulata Semperiana. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Annelidenfauna der Philippinen. Memoires de L'Academie Imperiale.des Sciences de St.Petersbourg., Ser. 7, 25(8): 1-300., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/162068#page/7/mode/1up [details]   
Note Philippines Islands from unspecified location  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Philippines Islands from unspecified location [details]
Etymology Not stated, but for S. minax the Latin adjective minax –acis meaning ‘jutting out’ is likely referring to the...  
Etymology Not stated, but for S. minax the Latin adjective minax –acis meaning ‘jutting out’ is likely referring to the enormous dorsal verticil spine [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Serpula minax Grube, 1878. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=338116 on 2018-05-27
Date
action
by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
created
2008-03-20 06:44:16Z
changed
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed

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original description Grube, A.E. 1878. Annulata Semperiana. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Annelidenfauna der Philippinen. Memoires de L'Academie Imperiale.des Sciences de St.Petersbourg., Ser. 7, 25(8): 1-300., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/162068#page/7/mode/1up [details]   

source of synonymy Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Etymology Not stated, but for S. minax the Latin adjective minax –acis meaning ‘jutting out’ is likely referring to the enormous dorsal verticil spine [details]

Type locality Philippines Islands from unspecified location [details]